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Picard Recap: “Broken Pieces” (Season 1, Episode 8)

“Data’s capacity for expressing and processing emotion was limited.  I suppose we had that in common.” -Jean-Luc Picard Previously on Star Trek Picard:  Soji (Isa Briones) and Picard (Patrick Stewart) arrived on Nepenthe, where they met Kestra Troi Riker (Lulu…

Episode 133: Odo, The Constable

Lydia joins the crew to discuss everyone’s favorite curmudgeonly lawman, Odo. We talk through some of his key episodes, best moments, conflicts, character growth, and relationships – and touch on themes like otherness, gender expression, and asexuality. Download Now (right-click…

Episode 129: We’ve Got Mail

In our final episode of 2019, we open up the mailbag and answer listener questions on Star Trek episodes, fandom, and comic books; whether to continue watching a Trek series if it’s become a chore; and our individual paths to…

Short Treks Recap: Ask Not (Season 2, Episode 3)

Previously on Short Treks:  There was some Tribble trouble on the USS Cabot. It’s time for the shortest Short Trek yet – this story clocks in at just under seven-and-a-half minutes (not including the end credits, which add two minutes to…

Episode 123: Conversing with Kate Mulgrew

The crew is joined by Kate Mulgrew, Captain Janeway herself, to discuss her experiences crafting two memoirs, look back on Star Trek Voyager after 25 years, examine how she approaches new and differing characters, and maybe even announce her next…